Contact Information

Phone: (210) 688-3090


Office Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30-5:00 and Friday 8:30-3:00.

Mailing Address: 9944 Leslie Road San Antonio, TX 78254

We are located at loop 1604 and Braun Rd

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Rev. Jennifer Gold (Associate Pastor)

Rev. Jennifer Gold began serving Zion Lutheran Church of Helotes as Associate Pastor on August 1, 2002 and was installed as pastor at Zion Lutheran Church of Helotes on Sunday, August 11, 2002.  Pastor Gold faithfully served Zion until 2011, when she was called to serve Cross Trails Ministry as their Director of Mission and Outreach.

Pastor Gold graduated from Texas Lutheran University in 1996 with a B. A. Degree in Psychology and from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio in 2002 with a Master of Divinity. She was ordained on July 13, 2002 at her home church in Fort Worth Texas.

Pastor Gold's formal ministry began in 1996 when she served as the joint Youth Minister for Grace Lutheran and St. Christopher's Episcopal Churches in Bandera, Texas.  While attending Trinity Lutheran Seminary, she spent a year working with the Dean of Worship as the Sacristan Coordinator, organizing teams to prepare and lead all worship services at the seminary.  She also led liturgical practicum's for first-year seminary students.  She completed her chaplaincy program at Ohio State University Hospital.  In 2001, Pastor Gold completed her internship at Messiah Lutheran Church in Reynoldsburg, Ohio.

Pastor Gold is from Aledo, Texas, a small town outside of Fort Worth, but her Texan roots stretch back to Fredericksburg, her father's hometown.  She is married to Christopher Gold whom she met while attending TLU.

Her pastimes include singing, reading, cooking, crafts, water-skiing, and attending to her dog, Liberty and her cat, Noah.